Popular Mechanics: "Before you try to speed up your Internet connection, you had better think first.
You probably have seen those enticing banner ads on the Internet. You know, the ones
that warn of an Internet connection that isn't "optimized." Supposedly, you could be
missing out on extra speed. Nowadays, when even second-day air delivery seems painfully
slow, the idea of "extra speed" is tempting. But before you click on one of those ads, there
are a few things you should know."